Monday, December 23, 2013

Osmosis and Water Balance in Cells

Part A
Correct
Osmosis is the passive transport of water.
Part B
Correct
There is a greater concentration of solute outside the cell.
Part C
Correct
A cell will gain water when placed in a hypotonic solution.
Part D
Correct
In a hypotonic solution plant cells experience a net gain of water and become turgid.
Part E
Correct
A cell will lose water when placed in a hypertonic solution.

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